The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank - 35 24
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 1.86% 1.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 7.00% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £156 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -60.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £15.77 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+77.55% +5.13%
Apple iOS
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
71 100 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.39% 26.53% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 33 16
Median daily rate £400 £215 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.04% -14.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £135 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £343 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 6
Median hourly rate £13.75 £15.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £18.46 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Apple iOS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apple iOS across the Merseyside region.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Apple iOS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 4 (80.00%) Android
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (60.00%) FMCG
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) iOS SDK
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) SQLite
4 1 (20.00%) Android SDK
4 1 (20.00%) Android Development
4 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (20.00%) Google Play
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) OpenGL
4 1 (20.00%) Streaming Video
4 1 (20.00%) Xcode
4 1 (20.00%) Objective-C

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) FMCG
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Android
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISM
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google